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John 'Bear' Curtis (1948–2007)


John 'Bear' Curtis was born on April 28, 1948. He was an actor, known for The 13th Warrior (1999), Madison (1993) and Arctic Blue (1993). He died on December 18, 2007. See full bio »

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Known For

The 13th Warrior
The 13th Warrior Norseman
(1999)
Madison
Madison Red Meyers
(1996)
Arctic Blue
Arctic Blue Mitchell
(1993)
Stargate SG-1
Stargate SG-1 Primitive
(1997-1998)

Filmography

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 2005 Masters of Horror (TV Series)
Truckstop Owner
- Deer Woman (2005) ... Truckstop Owner
 2004 Cold Squad (TV Series)
Guide
- Voices Over Water (2004) ... Guide
 2004 The Collector (TV Series)
Bank Guard
- The Photographer (2004) ... Bank Guard (as John Bear Curtis)
 2001 Voyage of the Unicorn (TV Movie)
Troll Elder (as John Bear Curtis)
 2000 Call of the Wild (TV Series)
George Latimore / George
- The Arrival (2000) ... George Latimore (as John Bear Curtis)
- Foxfire (2000) ... George (uncredited)
 1999 Y2K (TV Movie)
Bull
 1997-1999 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Blacksmith (Hearts Desire Excerpt) / Bum / Blacksmith
- Better Luck Next Time (1999) ... Blacksmith (Hearts Desire Excerpt)
- Descent (1999) ... Bum
- Heart's Desire (1997) ... Blacksmith
 1999 The 13th Warrior
Norseman (as John Bear Curtis)
 1999 Viper (TV Series)
Bob Derevere
- Tiny Bubbles (1999) ... Bob Derevere
 1999 Dead Man's Gun (TV Series)
Jim Holt
- Four of a Kind (1999) ... Jim Holt
 1998 The Net (TV Series)
Ray
- Jump Vector (1998) ... Ray
 1997 Stargate SG-1 (TV Series)
Primitive
- Children of the Gods (1997) ... Primitive
 1997 Dead Man's Gun (TV Movie)
Big Joe Silas (segment "The Great McDonacle")
 1996 Madison (TV Series)
Red Meyers
- Salvage (1996) ... Red Meyers
- Corkscrew (1996) ... Red Meyers
 1995 Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years (TV Series)
Scar
- The Bride (1995) ... Scar
 1995 Lonesome Dove: The Series (TV Series)
- Snowbound (1995)
 1994 The NeverEnding Story III
Lumberjack (as John Bear Curtis)
 1994 M.A.N.T.I.S. (TV Series)
Atkins
- Days of Rage (1994) ... Atkins (as John Bear Curtis)
 1994 Crackerjack
Hannibal
 1994 Moment of Truth: To Walk Again (TV Movie)
Ice
 1993 Cobra (TV Series)
Louie Gutner
- Honeymoon Hideaway (1993) ... Louie Gutner (as John Bear Curtis)
 1993 Arctic Blue
Mitchell (as John Bear Curtis)
 1992 North of Pittsburgh
Henchman 1
 1992 The Commish (TV Series)
Chunk
 1992 Stay Tuned
Torpedo #2
 1992 Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures (TV Series)
Paul the Giant
- Nail the Conquering Hero (1992) ... Paul the Giant
 1992 Leaving Normal
Michael
 1991 Street Justice (TV Series)
Wendell Evans
- Self Defense (1991) ... Wendell Evans
 1991 Payoff (TV Movie)
Lenny
 1990 MacGyver (TV Series)
Butterfield
- MacGyver's Women (1990) ... Butterfield (as John Bear Curtis)
 1990 Wiseguy (TV Series)
Mickey Rivers / Driver / Lumberjack #1
- Brrump-Bump (1990) ... Mickey Rivers (as John Bear Curtis)
- Sanctuary (1990) ... Driver
- His Master's Voice (1990) ... Lumberjack #1
 1990 Sky High (TV Movie)
Frank
 1990 Bordertown (TV Series)
O'Neil
- Four Eyes (1990) ... O'Neil
 1990 Neon Rider (TV Series)
Alex
- Backwater (1990) ... Alex
 1989 Booker (TV Series)
Greer
- All You Gotta Do Is Do It (1989) ... Greer (as John Bear Curtis)
 1989 The Trial of the Incredible Hulk (TV Movie)
Crime Boss #2 (as John Bear Curtis)
 1988 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Whistlestick
- Earth Star Voyager: Part 2 (1988) ... Whistlestick
- Earth Star Voyager: Part 1 (1988) ... Whistlestick
 1987 Hands of a Stranger (TV Movie)
Dornfelder
 1987 The Hitchhiker (TV Series)
Watchman
- The Legendary Billy B. (1987) ... Watchman (as John 'The Bear' Curtis)
 1986 Danger Bay (TV Series)
Zivic
- A New Beginning: Part 2 (1986) ... Zivic (as John 'The Bear' Curtis)
- A New Beginning: Part 1 (1986) ... Zivic (as John 'The Bear' Curtis)
 1979 Up River
Mungal (as John Bear Curtis in closing credits)
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